Damian Judge CA (SA), Kaytech’s Financial Director, has recently been appointed an EXCO member of the Manufacturing Circle, a national organisation whose objectives are “to promote, protect and encourage the collective interests and image of members and to watch over and protect the general interests of companies, firms and persons engaged in manufacturing in South Africa”. Some of the companies represented on the EXCO are Mpact, Consol, Hulamin Aluminium, PG Group, Nampack, Actom, Acelor Mittal and Aspen Pharmacare.
Judge was on the discussion panel at the KZN Export Week which took place at Durban’s ICC from 17 to 21 October. The title of the discussion was: “The innovative and efficient resource use (water, waste, energy) and the benefits for exports”.Other panelists included the sustainability heads of Woolworths and AECI.
He was involved in pioneering the first international mobile application for geosynthetics. KayApp, a revolutionary new application in the field of engineering has enabled clients and contractors to place instant orders, check account statuses, send design requests and get technical specifications and case studies, providing instant access to everything Kaytech whether on site, at your desk or in a meeting.
Judge qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2008 with PKF (Durban) and is currently the Financial Director for Kaytech, a supplier and manufacturer of geosynthetics. He strongly believes that the modern day chartered accountant is more than a number cruncher, and instead plays a crucial role in strategic development, innovationand growth of an organisation.With this belief, Damian plays a pivotal role in developing and executing Kaytech’s growth strategy, both into new local markets as well as globally. Key focus areas for Kaytech include Sales Growth, Procurement Efficiencies, IT Strategy, Empowerment, HR and Sustainability.
Kaytech is a supplier and manufacturer of geosyntheticswith headquarters based in Durban. With over 40 years’ experience and a culture of innovation, their technical expertise and design support provideoptimum reinforcing solutions.
For more information on Kaytech products and systems, visit www.kaytech.co.za or download KayApp now.